Siemiatycki, Jack

PhD

Principal scientist

CHUM Research Centre

Research theme

Professor
Social and preventive medicine, École de santé publique de l'Université de Montréal (ESPUM), Université de Montréal

Adjunct professor
Department of epidemiology, biostatistics and occupational health, McGill University

Chair holder
Guzzo Environment-Cancer Research Chair of the Cancer Research Society, Université de Montréal

Contact

j.siemiatycki@umontreal.ca
514 890-8166
 

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Other affiliations

Fellow
Canadian Academy of Health Sciences

 

Chair
Scientific Advisory Committee of CONSTANCES, a large prospective cohort, under aegis of INSERM, France

Advisory committee
Occupational Cancer Research Centre, Ontario

Member
Scientific Advisory Board, Bordeaux Cancer Research Centre SIRIC-BRIO, France

Keywords

Epidemiology of chronic diseases; environmental factors and cancer risks; etiology of lung cancer; Health at work; epidemiological methodology; tobacco and cancer; cell phones and risks of brain cancer.

Research interests

Cancer epidemiology and health survey methodology.

Contributions to the development of novel methods of exposure assessment for the investigation of environmental/occupational causes of cancer; and large population-based case-control studies of cancer, focusing on occupational exposures.

Methodological contribution to the calculation of lung cancers attributable to smoking during class actions filed by tobbacco victims.

Publications

Publications indexed on PubMed